Eugene OR – The Sheriff’s Office received a report of a fire 9/12/14 at approximately 7:44 am at the 85000 Block of Dilley Lane, Eugene. The structure involved was a barn being used as a living space where the victim was residing. Upon discovering what appeared to be smoke coming from the barn, the victim’s father called 911. Goshen Fire, Pleasant Hill Fire and Rescue, Oregon State Fire Marshal’s Office, and the Lane County Sheriff’s Office responded.
The victim, 36 year old Nicholas Wize, was pronounced deceased on scene. The death investigation will be conducted by the Lane County Sheriff’s Office.